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Predicting survival from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: a graphic model.
STUDY OBJECTIVE To develop a graphic model that describes survival from sudden out-of-hospital cardiac arrest as a function of time intervals to critical prehospital interventions. PARTICIPANTSExpand
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Amiodarone for resuscitation after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest due to ventricular fibrillation.
Background Whether antiarrhythmic drugs improve the rate of successful resuscitation after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest has not been determined in randomized clinical trials. Methods We conducted aExpand
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Automatic External Defibrillators for Public Access Defibrillation: Recommendations for Specifying and Reporting Arrhythmia Analysis Algorithm Performance, Incorporating New Waveforms, and Enhancing
These recommendations are presented to enhance the safety and efficacy of AEDs intended for public access. The task force recommends that manufacturers present developmental and validation data onExpand
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Cardiac arrest and resuscitation: a tale of 29 cities.
Published reports of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest give widely varying results. The variation in survival rates within each type of system is due, in part, to variation in definitions. To determineExpand
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Survival of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest with early initiation of cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
Records on 1,297 people with witnessed out-of-hospital cardiac arrest, caused by heart disease and treated by both emergency medical technicians (EMTs) and paramedics, were examined to determineExpand
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Amiodarone for resuscitation after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest due to ventricular fibrillation.
BACKGROUND Whether antiarrhythmic drugs improve the rate of successful resuscitation after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest has not been determined in randomized clinical trials. METHODS We conductedExpand
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Utstein-style guidelines for uniform reporting of laboratory CPR research
Both laboratory and clinical investigators contribute to the multidisciplinary knowledge base of resuscitation science. While diversity can be a strength, it can also be a hindrance because of theExpand
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